News

5 years ago
The 2014 HOMERATHON, a reading of Homer sponsored by the Eta Sigma Phi Classics Honorary and the Department of Classics, will begin at 5 a.m. on the UA Mall and continue all day, Thursday, April 17.  Flyer    
5 years ago
Ten current UA Classics graduate students’ CAMWS abstracts have been accepted. Elizabeth Del Curto, Lucca Green, Matt Harder, Stephanie Hutchings, Michael Koletsos, Emily Prosch, Cara Ramsey, Justin Shaw, Mike Spanne, and Ben Winnick will all...
6 years ago
 The Department of Classics is proud to announce that its search for  two Visiting Assistant Professors has been successfully completed with  the hiring of Drs. Robert Groves and Alexandra Kennedy.   Dr. Groves received his Ph.D. from UCLA in 2012...
6 years ago
 The Executive Council of the American Classical League (ACL) has named Dr. Cynthia White as the new  Director of its National Latin and Greek Teacher Placement Service. The ACL operates the National Latin  and Greek Teacher Placement Service in...
6 years ago
Front Row (L. to R.): Stefania Mitzithras, Kevin Lubrano, Dr. John Bauschatz, Dr. Eleni Hasaki; Middle Row (L. to R.): Emily Hulme, Dr. Julia Annas, Marissa Gurtler, Laura Grantham-Ortiz, Dr. Mike Lippman, Katie Littlefield, Amanda Cookson-Carver,...
6 years ago
   The University of Arizona held its annual Awards of Distinction Ceremony on  Monday, April 29. Each year, five faculty members are honored as the  recipients of the university's most distinguished awards. Dr. David Christenson  was a winner of...
6 years ago
UA Alumnus and current Professor of Classics at Austin College Dr. Robert Cape has won an Ovatio, CAMWS's highest award. Here is the story from the Austin College Campus News:   Dr. Robert Cape, Professor of Classics at Austin College, has been  ...
6 years ago
Under the supervision of Dr. Eleni Hasaki, art student Steve Carcello has built a working reconstruction of an ancient Greek pottery wheel. See the full story in UA News.      
6 years ago
Dr. Cynthia White has won the AMERICAN PHILOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION’S 2013 PEDAGOGY AWARD. As a result of its recent capital campaign, Gatekeeper to Gateway: The Campaign for Classics in the Twenty-first Century, the American Philological Association...
6 years ago
The Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (ACMRS) has named Dr. Cynthia White as a Summer 2013 Faculty Director of its Prato (Italy) Study Abroad Program. White’s course The Grand Tour: Rome and Its Reception Through the Ages was...
6 years ago
 Dr. Eleni Hasaki delivered the 2013 C. Densmore Curtis  Distinguished  Lecture at Bryn Mawr College on April 12. Her lecture was entitled "From  Mistakes to Masterpieces: Craft Apprenticeship in Classical Antiquity,"  and she led a graduate...
6 years ago
Historian Victor Duray   The Department of Classics is grateful to Harry and Marti Vardakis for their donation of a seven volume set of History of Greece by Victor Duray with an introduction by J.P. Mahaffy, published in Boston in 1890. This is a...

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